Mandalay Division Matara Township 11 people were killed when a reinforcement vehicle entered a tea shop for no reason and opened fire after the military council gate camp of Khuk In Village was attacked.
Revolutionary groups infiltrating Matara Township north of Mandalay attacked the military council gate camp on the Mokot-Mandalay road. While the fighting was going on, a military vehicle from the Air Defense Forces came out and opened fire on a tea shop in Aung Kantha village. 11 people died as a result of the shooting.
11 of those shot and killed were the owner of a tea shop. Aung Kantha, the shopkeeper who opened the lease, They are local civilians from Ukkam and Khukin villages. The army entered the shop and stripped all 11 boys of their shirts. It is known that they were blindfolded and forced to lie down and was shot with a gun. In addition, the army shot and killed a passer-by and a resident of a nearby village.
There were about 50 forces at the military council gate camp where reinforcements went, and about 20 soldiers were killed in the attack, and the rest of the soldiers fled.